Steven Winn

Steven Winn is a San Francisco-based writer and critic and frequent interviewer for City Arts & Lectures. His work has appeared in Gramophone, Musical America, Opera, Symphony, and the San Francisco Chronicle.

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Steven Winn - August 8, 2022

Strong performances from this year’s cast of emerging artists bring Mozart’s opera to life.

Steven Winn - July 26, 2022

Paul Dukas’ Ariane & Bluebeard gets a superb production with commanding lead performances.

Steven Winn - May 23, 2022

With Tchaikovsky’s Pique Dame, the company returns to live performance, boasting a star turn from soprano Rhoslyn Jones.

Steven Winn - May 16, 2022

Elgar’s Piano Quintet brings out the best in the Collective.

Steven Winn - May 16, 2022

Violinist Daniel Hope joins forces with violist Paul Neubauer in an ebullient Sinfonia Concertante.

Steven Winn - April 23, 2022

Handel’s complex 18th-century opera resonates with contemporary issues.

Steven Winn - April 12, 2022

The baritone’s SF Performances recital summons reflections on listening together.

Steven Winn - April 12, 2022

The East Bay company stages its annual showcase of excerpts from operas in progress.

Steven Winn - February 7, 2022

The peerless bass-baritone and pianist Julius Drake are superb in a recital featuring a new song cycle by Mark-Anthony Turnage.

Steven Winn - February 7, 2022

Backed by a fine chamber ensemble and jazz trio, the violinist finds something new to say about classic American songs.